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SEC Chairman Expresses ‘Optimism’ About DLT Investment Opportunities in Senate Testimony

cointelegraph | 12-12-2018

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Chairman Jay Clayton says he is “optimistic” about blockchain, aims to both foster innovation and protect investors

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Swiss Bitcoin ETP Sees Record Volume as Institutional Investors Buy the Dip

bitcoinist | 12-12-2018

The steep decline in Bitcoin price has coincided with record volume of the recently launched Bitcoin ETP on the SIX Swiss Stock Exchange, suggesting that institutional investors are may be buying the dip.  Bitcoin ETP $HODL Sees Record Volume Earlier in November, Bitcoinist reported that a Bitcoin exchange-traded product (ETP) with the HODL ticker offered by Amun Crypto was about to begin trading on Switzerland’s SIX Exchange. The ETP represents a fully collateralized and non-interest-paying bearer debt security,Read MoreThe post Swiss Bitcoin ETP Sees Record Volume as Institutional Investors Buy the Dip appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.

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South Korean Crypto Exchange Launches Ripple Powered Remittance Service

newsbtc | 12-12-2018

South Korea’s first blockchain powered remittance mobile app and web service will be launched this month by crypto exchange Coinone. ‘Cross’ For Faster and Cheaper Cross Border Remittances The service, simply named Cross, will be launched by Coinone Transfer, a payments business and a subsidiary of the South Korean crypto exchange. The service aims to...The post South Korean Crypto Exchange Launches Ripple Powered Remittance Service appeared first on NewsBTC.

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Winklevoss brothers launch new crypto app, aren’t scared of a crypto winter

cryptonewsreview | 12-12-2018

The plummeting price of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies hasn’t discouraged the Winklevoss brothers… The Winklevoss brothers, Tyler and Cameron, have been regularly in the crypto headlines over the past year, as their Gemini cryptocurrency exchange continues to gain prominence. Their latest move is to introduce a brand new app for Gemini investors, that allows users […]The post Winklevoss brothers launch new crypto app, aren’t scared of a crypto winter appeared first on CryptoNewsReview.

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VC Investor Says Coinbase Is Looking to Add More Coins

livebitcoinnews | 12-12-2018

Coinbase is on a path of adding as many crypto assets as possible. It’s a Crypto Exchange; What Do You Want? This shouldn’t come as a surprise. Most crypto exchanges are in direct competition with each other. Thus, having a digital coin not listed elsewhere is likely to garner more customers and business along the...The post VC Investor Says Coinbase Is Looking to Add More Coins appeared first on Live Bitcoin News.

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Next Bitcoin Bull Run Matter of When – Not If, Says BTC Investor Eric Dalius

bitcoinist | 12-12-2018

Real estate entrepreneur, Bitcoin investor, and cryptocurrency expert Eric Dalius in Tech Bullion says there’s still plenty of fight left in Bitcoin despite the mudslinging from the naysayers and falling Bitcoin price. He even goes on to say that the next bull-run is very close. The Many Bubbles of Bitcoin Bitcoin price. Even for people who barely have a grasp on what virtual currency is, these two words are inescapable lately. And they’re almost alwaysRead MoreThe post Next Bitcoin Bull Run Matter of When – Not If, Says BTC Investor Eric Dalius appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.

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Press ReleasE: Rento – Rent, Share, Profit – Everything You Want

themerkle | 12-12-2018

Rento is creating a software solution for individuals and businesses to share items and services that, until now, needed to be purchased. The Rento solution is based on the increasing “sharing economy” market, but rather than focus on one vertical, Rento is providing a complete solution, including smartcontracts, for anyone to rent or borrow any […]The post Press ReleasE: Rento – Rent, Share, Profit – Everything You Want appeared first on NullTX.

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ICO Funding Continues to Plummet Amidst Crypto Bear Market

newsbtc | 12-11-2018

The latest statistics regarding ICO funding in recent months shows that investors continue to turn away from investing in ICO projects amidst the persisting crypto bear market. The statistics, which were reported in the latest issue of the Diar digital asset newsletter, show that ICO fundraising in November plummeted to the lowest level of 2018. The...The post ICO Funding Continues to Plummet Amidst Crypto Bear Market appeared first on NewsBTC.

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Exclusive: Invictus Capital CEO Explains How Machine Learning Can Help Cryptocurrency Investors

cryptoglobe | 12-11-2018

Daniel Schwartzkopff, the CEO of Invictus Capital, a cryptocurrency investment management firm, recently explained how emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence and machine learning may be integrated with blockchain-based digital currency platforms.In an interview with CryptoGlobe, Schwartzkopff explained that “machine learning is a subset of artificial intelligence and the only workable technology able to create self-learning systems at this time.”

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Bullion Giant APMEX Partners with BitPay to Let Investors Buy Gold with Bitcoin

ccn | 12-11-2018

Global crypto payment provider BitPay has announced the OneGold precious metals and digital gold marketplace is now accepting Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash, according to a press release. OneGold — founded by APMEX, a leading precious metals retailer, and Sprott, an alternative asset manager — is focused on giving investors the ability to combine the “keyThe post Bullion Giant APMEX Partners with BitPay to Let Investors Buy Gold with Bitcoin appeared first on CCN

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More & More UK Students Purchase and Resell Drugs Bought on the Darknet

themerkle | 12-11-2018

Most people see the internet as a great tool to make money. Whether it is by freelancing, selling on auction sites, or speculating on cryptocurrency, the opportunities are virtually limitless. One interesting trend in the UK is a major cause for concerns. Undergraduates are currently exploring more dangerous revenue streams, especially when it comes to […]The post More & More UK Students Purchase and Resell Drugs Bought on the Darknet appeared first on NullTX.

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EQS Newswire Debuts News Distributor for Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies

cointelligence | 12-11-2018

The EQS COCKPIT's newswire service now distributes corporate news to specialist media for blockchain and cryptocurrencies. EQS Group customers with projects in the two industries can now quickly and efficiently target all relevant key journalists covering these emerging business areas.The post EQS Newswire Debuts News Distributor for Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies appeared first on Cointelligence.

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Only Bitcoin Gets to Be ‘Legal Pyramid Scheme’ Like Gold, Says Mike Novogratz

bitcoinist | 12-11-2018

Bitcoin proponent and former Wall Street hedge fund manager Mike Novogratz remains optimistic despite the prolonged 2018 bear market. The investor holds that Bitcoin will become “digital gold” – a store of value in the same sense gold is.  ‘Now I’m The Ugly Face of Crypto’ Having made a series of accurate calls in the past, Novogratz admits that has recently been wrong. In a Bloomberg interview, he said: For a while, I had a series ofRead MoreThe post Only Bitcoin Gets to Be ‘Legal Pyramid Scheme’ Like Gold, Says Mike Novogratz appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.

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Interview: Nitin Gaur (IBM Blockchain Labs) on IBM’s blockchain business

cryptoinsider | 12-11-2018

IBM is a bright spot among fortune 500 companies with a vision for using blockchain to solve critical business challenges. Building on a history of deep experience in the transaction business, IBM is working today to take blockchain tech to the mainstream and find innovative ways to build on these trustless systems. Nitin Gaur, Director […]The post Interview: Nitin Gaur (IBM Blockchain Labs) on IBM’s blockchain business appeared first on Crypto Insider.

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‘We’ll Be Right Back!’ – Signs Point to Exit Scam For Cryptocurrency Platform Cubits

bitcoinist | 12-11-2018

Users are venting frustration at UK-based cryptocurrency wallet and exchange Cubits after the service went offline following alleged payment delays. Cubits Website Disappears Overnight Cubits, the trading name of Dooga, a company formed in London in 2014, became involved in a legal battle over allegations it was hacked earlier this year, a court ruling in the company’s favor in August. While it remains unclear whether those legal proceedings subsequently impacted on Dooga’s business, officials haveRead MoreThe post ‘We’ll Be Right Back!’ – Signs Point to Exit Scam For Cryptocurrency Platform Cubits appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.

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Former PayPal Executive Joins Crypto.com to Drive Growth

blokt | 12-11-2018

Crypto.com, one of the leading payments and cryptocurrency platforms announced on Dec. 11th that it has hired Tyson Hackwood, a former key executive for PayPal and Braintree as the SVP, Head of Global Merchant Acquisition. With his vast experience in mobile payments and business expansion, Hackwood’s direct responsibility is to drive the growth and expansion […]Former PayPal Executive Joins Crypto.com to Drive Growth was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

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Bitcoin Friendly Square Tops iOS Store: Can Coinbase Reclaim Its Throne?

newsbtc | 12-11-2018

Although Coinbase is lauded for its ability to innovate, even in stormy market conditions, there has been growing sentiment that the prominent platform has begun to stumble, falling victim to the dissipation of crypto’s active retail investor scene. Yet, Coinbase has made in glaringly apparent that it intends to thrive amid Bitcoin’s (BTC) distraught state. Coinbase...The post Bitcoin Friendly Square Tops iOS Store: Can Coinbase Reclaim Its Throne? appeared first on NewsBTC.

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Bear market weighs on Bitcoin miners

cryptoinsider | 12-11-2018

The Bitcoin rout has claimed many victims, from everyday investors to medium-sized miners, but now, even some of the industry’s biggest names are being forced to face the music. Bitmain Cuts The Fat Bitmain, which has cautiously been working to gather its strength in recent months for an IPO push, has recently announced that it […]The post Bear market weighs on Bitcoin miners appeared first on Crypto Insider.

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Winklevoss Twins Targeting Retail Investors With Launch of Gemini Mobile App

cryptoglobe | 12-11-2018

On Tuesday (11 December 2018), Gemini Trust Company, the digital asset exchange and custodian founded by Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss in 2014, announced that it had launched a new mobile app (available for iOS and Android).

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Galaxy Digital’s EOS VC Fund Leads $30 Million Series a Funding for Good Money

blokt | 12-11-2018

Good Money, a digital banking platform has successfully secured $30 million in a Series A funding round led by Galaxy Digital’s EOS VC fund. Numerous venture capital funds and investors participated in the funding event. The Good Money digital banking platform is the first to be owned by its customers. It features best in class […]Galaxy Digital’s EOS VC Fund Leads $30 Million Series a Funding for Good Money was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

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SEC Chairman Says ICOs Are "Effective Way to Raise Capital" If Rules Are Followed

cryptoglobe | 12-11-2018

In a recent speech, the chairman of the SEC discussed ICOs, saying that they are an effective way to raise capital, but could be risky. The speech focused on how to protect investors while at the same time encouraging growth in the market.

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Crypto Assets on Gibraltar Blockchain Exchange Can Now Be Insured

coindesk | 12-11-2018

The Gibraltar Blockchain Exchange, a subsidiary of the island's stock exchange, is now offering insurance cover for crypto assets.

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‘Proof Of Keys’ Wants You to Get Your Bitcoin Off Exchanges on January 3

bitcoinist | 12-11-2018

Cryptocurrency investor and entrepreneur Trace Mayer plans to use the anniversary of the Bitcoin genesis block to make holders reclaim their private keys. Mayer To Bitcoin HODLers: Reclaim Sovereignty In a video introduction to the plan, which he dubbed ‘Proof of Keys,’ Mayer appealed to the Bitcoin community to remove all funds not under their direct control, specifically third-party exchanges. “We’ve got lots of new people who have come into the community, and I thinkRead MoreThe post ‘Proof Of Keys’ Wants You to Get Your Bitcoin Off Exchanges on January 3 appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.

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Ukrainian Village Distributes Dividends From Crypto Investment

bitcoin.com | 12-11-2018

Despite the market slump, the head of а village council in Ukraine has managed to earn profit from a cryptocurrency investment he made on behalf of the residents of the Elizavetovka, Dnipropetrovsk region. Earlier this year, Maxim Golosnoy bought a small amount of cryptocurrency using his own savings and has recently distributed dividends to the […]The post Ukrainian Village Distributes Dividends From Crypto Investment appeared first on Bitcoin News.

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Bitcoin-Powered Stock Trading: A New Use Case for BTC?

coinspeaker | 12-11-2018

CoinSpeakerBitcoin-Powered Stock Trading: A New Use Case for BTC?WCX, a trading platform which lets people access the global financial markets using just Bitcoin, allows its users go long or short on more than 100 markets, with all profits and losses paid out in Bitcoin.Bitcoin-Powered Stock Trading: A New Use Case for BTC?

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Canadian city introducing cryptocurrency as part of small business drive

cryptonewsreview | 12-11-2018

The Calgary Dollar is a new cryptocurrency, exclusively for use in and around the Calgary area… Launching at the end of this week are Calgary Dollars, a brand new cryptocurrency being unveiled in, yep, the city of Calgary. The Canadian city is to become the first in the country of Canada to have a cryptocurrency […]The post Canadian city introducing cryptocurrency as part of small business drive appeared first on CryptoNewsReview.

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Opinion: Stock Up On Canned Food (And Bitcoin)…World Wide Winter is Coming!

bitcoinist | 12-11-2018

Whilst we are battening down hatches, and wrapping ourselves up for protection against the present crypto-winter, remember one thing. All is far from perfect in fiat-land around the globe… and Bitcoin is currently quite the bargain as the stock market is looking shaky once again.  First Stop – France Macron’s recent tax-hikes have seen Paris and other cities burn, as protesters take to the streets. But raising taxes only compound the effect of fiat’s inherentlyRead MoreThe post Opinion: Stock Up On Canned Food (And Bitcoin)…World Wide Winter is Coming! appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.

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VC Investor: Fundamentals Show Bitcoin and Ethereum Oversold in Bear Market

newsbtc | 12-10-2018

It’s no secret that 2018 has been a rough year for cryptocurrencies, with Bitcoin falling over 80% from its 2017 highs, and most major altcoins dropping 90% or more. Despite the market’s poor performance, one venture capitalist laid out his case for why Bitcoin and Ethereum are currently oversold from a fundamental standpoint. The past...The post VC Investor: Fundamentals Show Bitcoin and Ethereum Oversold in Bear Market appeared first on NewsBTC.

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Not Even a Ripple: Coinbase News Fails to Rescue XRP from Bearish Trend

ccn | 12-10-2018

It was the announcement that ripple (XRP) investors had been anticipating for more than a year, but the news that crypto exchange giant Coinbase was “exploring” support for the second-largest cryptocurrency failed to elicit even a microcosm of the sort of rally that even the mere rumor of a Coinbase listing frequently catalyzed during theThe post Not Even a Ripple: Coinbase News Fails to Rescue XRP from Bearish Trend appeared first on CCN

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Bitmain Follows Industry Trend, Shutters Operations in Israel

bitcoinmagazine | 12-10-2018

Chinese-based cryptomining firm Bitmain is shutting down the operations of Bitmaintech Israel, its research and development (R&D) center in Ra'anana, Israel, according to reports from local news outlet Globes.The R&D center, which produced Bitmain's first Israeli mining pool ConnectBTC, was launched in 2016 to explore meaningful use cases of blockchain technology, as well as artificial intelligence for the company's Sophon project. As the market continues its bearish run, Bitmaintech will reportedly close down its operations and lay off 23 of its employees, including Gadi Glikberg, Bitmain's vice president of international sales and marketing, who held a managing role at the center.“The crypto market has undergone a shake-up in the past few months, which has forced Bitmain to examine its various activities around the globe and to refocus its business in accordance with the current situation," Glikberg revealed to employees.As the downward trend of the cryptocurrency market continues, blockchain companies are having to make do with layoffs to stay viable. Last week, Ethereum studio ConsenSys said it was cutting 13 percent of its staff as the startup made moves to refocus its priorities.“Excited as we are about ConsenSys 2.0, our first step in this direction has been a difficult one: we are streamlining several parts of the business including ConsenSys Solutions, spokes, and hub services, leading ...

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European Blockchain Investment Congress 2019 Bringing Industry Professionals, Investors and Startups Together in Vienna

cointelligence | 12-10-2018

From February, 28th to March, 2nd, European Blockchain Investment Congress will be gathering top blockchain professionals, market leaders, entrepreneurs, investors and blockchain-based startups to provide outstanding learning, discussion and networking experience first ever in such scope in Europe. In the very heart of Vienna, international speakers connected to blockchain industry – professors, founders, influencers, representatives […]The post European Blockchain Investment Congress 2019 Bringing Industry Professionals, Investors and Startups Together in Vienna appeared first on Cointelligence.

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Bitmain Closes Israel Branch, Employees Laid Off

financemagnates | 12-10-2018

The Chinese firm has been forced to "refocus its business in accordance with the current situation."

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Bitcoin’s hash rate has dropped by 31% since the start of November

cryptonewsreview | 12-10-2018

Research tells of massive drop-off in Bitcoin mining over the last six weeks, and seriously squeeze profit margins. According to research by BitMEX, along with the 45% fall away of the price of a bitcoin since the start of November has come a commensurate decline in mining interest. According to its latest blog, the hash […]The post Bitcoin’s hash rate has dropped by 31% since the start of November appeared first on CryptoNewsReview.

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NEM Makes Largest Chinese Artwork Database Gubi Its New Strategic Partner, XEM Lists on BitoPro

blokt | 12-10-2018

Enterprise blockchain project NEM recently entered strategic cooperation with GUBI, the largest artwork database in China. The blockchain will now be used to develop online reviews, identity systems, and other GUBI functions. The blockchain’s native token XEM was also listed on BitoPro, a cryptocurrency exchange by BitoEX. What Does the Gubi Partnership Include? The largest Chinese […]NEM Makes Largest Chinese Artwork Database Gubi Its New Strategic Partner, XEM Lists on BitoPro was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

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Bitcoin Mining Giant Bitmain Closes Israeli Branch amid Market Woes

ccn | 12-10-2018

With the bitcoin price trading more than 80 percent below its all-time high, not even Bitmain, the world’s largest cryptocurrency mining firm and the crypto industry’s most valuable company, has been immune from the slaughter. According to Israeli business publication Globes, the China-based Bitmain has closed Bitmaintech Israel, the development center it set up twoThe post Bitcoin Mining Giant Bitmain Closes Israeli Branch amid Market Woes appeared first on CCN

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PBC Deputy Governor Says Security Token Offerings (STOs) Are Illegal in China

cryptoglobe | 12-10-2018

Pan Gongsheng, a deputy governor of the People’s Bank of China (PBC), the country's central bank, and the director of the State Administration of Foreign Exchange, has reportedly said that the Security Token Offering (STO) business is "still essentially an illegal financial activity in China."

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The Bitcoin investor who’s lost access to $170,000 – because he missed a backup

cryptonewsreview | 12-10-2018

A man is offering a sizeable reward to get his Bitcoin back, as he loses access to his $170,000 investment… A Turkish Bitcoin investor has found himself locked out of his cryptocurrency wallet, after failing to properly back it up. Kerem Albaryrak took to Reddit – and subsequently Twitter – to seek assistance in getting […]The post The Bitcoin investor who’s lost access to $170,000 – because he missed a backup appeared first on CryptoNewsReview.

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Ethereum Studio ConsenSys to Trim Workforce amid Bear Market Woes

ccn | 12-10-2018

Just as Steemit had done in the previous month, ConsenSys, the Ethereum-based studio, will be laying off about 13% of its total workforce as part of a move to ‘restructure’ the company. The company, which was founded by billionaire Joseph Lubin, co-founder and early investor in Ethereum, is now looking to reorganize in a marketThe post Ethereum Studio ConsenSys to Trim Workforce amid Bear Market Woes appeared first on CCN

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Why Billionaire Investors Still Remain Positive on Long-Term Trend of Crypto

ccn | 12-10-2018

Mike Novogratz, Jim Breyer, and Tim Draper are some of many billionaire investors in the traditional financial market who remain optimistic towards the long-term trend of crypto. How are these investors able to maintain their positive stance in regards to the growth of the cryptocurrency sector following an 85 percent decline in valuation across theThe post Why Billionaire Investors Still Remain Positive on Long-Term Trend of Crypto appeared first on CCN

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Business Cards Collected In Consensus Reveal Sad Story About Crypto Projects’ Life

cryptopotato | 12-09-2018

Much had been said about how the last months have been a shedding process the crypto space. Many once-promising projects have now gone silent or are slowly approaching death’s door; the extravagances of the bull market have now been traded for a more humbled and minimalist approach in order to survive a seemingly never-ending bear […]The post Business Cards Collected In Consensus Reveal Sad Story About Crypto Projects’ Life appeared first on CryptoPotato.

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Chinese Central Bank Governor Defines STOs as ‘Illegal Financial Activity in China’

cointelegraph | 12-09-2018

STOs have been underlined as “illegal financial activity in China” by the governor of the Chinese central bank

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$170,000: Bitcoin Investor Fails to Backup Wallet, Loses Access to Funds

cryptoglobe | 12-09-2018

Kerem Albayrak, a resident of Istanbul, Turkey, claims he lost access to $170,000 in digital currency as he did not properly back up his recovery phrase to his crypto wallet. Albayrak explained in detail what had happened.

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Bitcoin ETF: Reasons why VanEck Bitcoin ETF can be approved soon

coinnounce | 12-09-2018

Published on CoinnounceThe approval of a Bitcoin ETF is the most awaited thing by all cryptocurrency investors worldwide as this would bring the market to a whole new level. 2018 has been one of the worst years for bitcoin investors with the price falling down from around $20,000 before the start of the year to a whopping […]The post Bitcoin ETF: Reasons why VanEck Bitcoin ETF can be approved soon appeared first on Coinnounce.

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Analyst: Crypto ICOs in Crisis, Running Out of Money With No Products

ccn | 12-09-2018

In the bull market of 2018, initial coin offering (ICO) projects in the crypto market raised tens of millions of dollars on average from investors in the public market to create decentralized applications (dApps) and systems. Fast forward 12 months, most of the ICO projects that currently exist in the sector have either have noThe post Analyst: Crypto ICOs in Crisis, Running Out of Money With No Products appeared first on CCN

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Analysts: Crypto Market Crash is 'A Bump in the Road' Before Real Growth Begins

cryptoglobe | 12-09-2018

James Bevan, the chief investment officer (CIO) at CCLA Investment Management, one of the UK’s largest charity fund managers, recently stated that he does not think the cryptocurrency market crash is “an existential crisis.”Bevan, who has previously served as CIO at Barclays Asset Management Group, explained that the drop in digital currency prices is more like “a bump in the road and institutional investors have had plenty of bumps in the road in conventional currencies and transaction systems.” Bevan’s comments regarding cryptoassets came during a panel discussion at the Bloomberg Crypto Summit - which took place in London on Friday (December 7th).

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Bear With It: 4 Investing Tips For Crypto Bear Markets

cryptopotato | 12-09-2018

TL;DR Investing in cryptocurrencies can be overwhelming and difficult, especially during periods when a bear market controls the prices.  To deal with it, let’s discuss four strategies that allow investors to survive even during bearish periods — Shorting, HODLing, continuous investments, and diversification. Ever since Bitcoin first arrived 10 years ago, investors have learned just […]The post Bear With It: 4 Investing Tips For Crypto Bear Markets appeared first on CryptoPotato.

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$1 Million Bet: Crypto Hedge Fund Wagers Crypto to Outperform Stock Market This Decade

ccn | 12-09-2018

Morgan Creek puts up a $1 million wager, inviting investors who believe the crypto market won’t outperform the S&P 500 to put their money where their mouth is, according to a CNBC report. Morgan Creek operates an index fund called the Digital Asset Index Fund, in partnership with Bitwise Asset Management. The index funds offer highThe post $1 Million Bet: Crypto Hedge Fund Wagers Crypto to Outperform Stock Market This Decade appeared first on CCN

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Crypto Custody Startup Raises $8 Million from ConsenSys & Two Sigma Ventures

ccn | 12-09-2018

Venture firm Two Sigma and Ethereum development studio ConSensys have invested $8 million into digital asset custody solution provider Trustology, Business Insider reports. Both investors would be joining Trustology’s board of directors. London based Trustology, known for developing the TrustVault, a crypto management service that safeguards private keys by keeping them in “tamper proof, programmableThe post Crypto Custody Startup Raises $8 Million from ConsenSys & Two Sigma Ventures appeared first on CCN

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New Forex crypto trading platform Pandora has now launched

cryptonewsreview | 12-09-2018

The platform will enable investors to use MetaTrader 5  New crypto trading platform Pandora has now officially launched, to offer “advanced Forex trading technology to cryptocurrency traders,” according to a recent press release. In a press release shared by Bitcoin Exchange Guide, the company said on Thursday that the platform will provide investors with benefits […]The post New Forex crypto trading platform Pandora has now launched appeared first on CryptoNewsReview.

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Why Bitcoin is Not in a Death Spiral, According to Andreas Antonopoulos

ccn | 12-09-2018

Over the past month, many reports about the materialization of a potential “death spiral” on the Bitcoin network were released, leading investors to be concerned about the short-term trend of the dominant cryptocurrency. According to a security expert and cryptocurrency researcher Andreas Antonopoulos, a death spiral is unlikely to happen in Bitcoin. What is aThe post Why Bitcoin is Not in a Death Spiral, According to Andreas Antonopoulos appeared first on CCN

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